01 Bridging Cultures, Building Communities

Join BBeABridge in celebrating diversity and fostering integration through events, podcasts, and more.

At BBeABridge , we connect cultures and ignite conversations. Our events and podcasts bring together voices from diverse backgrounds, offering a platform for immigrant success stories and cultural exchange. Join us in our mission to create a more inclusive society.

02 Join Our Upcoming Events

Wednesday, January 24 – Saturday, January 28 (2024)

1) Kiruna Snow Festival (Norrbotten)

Friday, January 26 – Sunday, February 4 (2024)

2) Gothenburg Film Festival (Västra Götaland)

Sunday, March 3 (2024)

3) Vasaloppet (Dalarna)

Tuesday, April 30 (2024)

4) Walpurgis Night Celebration (Uppsala)

Friday, May 14 (2024)

5) Växjö Småland Pride (Kronoberg)

Friday, June 14 – Sunday, June 16 (2024)

6) DreamHack Summer (Jönköping)

Friday, June 23 (2024)

7) Midsummer Halmstad (Halland)

Friday, June 23 (2024)

8) Midsummer Borlänge (Dalarna)

Thursday, June 27 – Saturday, June 29 (2024)

9) Västerås City Festival (Västmanland)

Friday, July 5 – Saturday, July 6 (2024)

10) Sundsvall Playa Festival (Västernorrland)

Thursday, July 11 – Saturday, July 13 (2024)

11) Västerås Power Big Meet ( Västmanland)

Friday, July 26 – Sunday, July 28 (2024)

12) Östersund Storsjöyran (Jämtland Härjedalen)

Monday, July 29 – Saturday, August 3 (2024)

13) Stockholm Pride Parade

Tuesday, July 30 – Sunday, August 4 (2024)

14) Karlskrona Archipelago Festival (Blekinge)

Friday, August 2 – Saturday, August 3 (2024)

15) Arvika Festival (Värmland)

Sunday, August 4 – Sunday, August 11 (2024)

16) Medieval Week on Gotland

Thursday, August 8 – Friday, August 10 (2024)

17) The Kalmar City Festival (Kalmar)

Friday, August 9 – Friday, August 16 (2024)

18) Malmö Festival (Skåne)

Wednesday, August 14 – Sunday, August 18 (2024)

19) Stockholm Culture Festival

Wednesday, August 14 – Thursday, August 15 (2024)

20) Nyköpings Park till Park (Södermanland)

Saturday, August 24 (2024)

21) Linköpings Stadsfest (Östergötland)

Wednesday, September 11 – Saturday, September 14 (2024)

22) Live at Heart (Ă–rebro)

Friday, October 25 – Saturday, October 26 (2024)

23) Umeå Jazz Festival (Västerbotten)

Friday, November 22 – Sunday, November 24 (2024)

24) DreamHack Winter (Jönköping)

Sunday, December 1 (2024)

25) Gävle Goat (Gävleborg)

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Important Voices:

Welcome to the heart of BBeABridge, where unity, diversity, and collaboration come together. This section showcases the diverse range of individuals and organizations that play a crucial role in our mission. From municipal and regional authorities to passionate educators and international diplomats, each category represents a unique thread in the fabric of our community. Dive into the vibrant world of our partners and supporters:

03 Inspiring Journeys of Success

Celebrating the Achievements of Immigrant Leaders

Discover the extraordinary stories of immigrants who have made a significant impact in their adopted countries. From overcoming challenges to achieving remarkable success, these narratives are a testament to resilience, hard work, and the rich contributions of immigrants to societies worldwide.

04 Celebrating Global Changemakers

Inspiration from Every Corner of the World

Discover the extraordinary individuals who are shaping a better tomorrow. From community leaders to innovators, our SocietyPositive Champions are making significant impacts in their societies. Their stories aren’t just inspiring; they’re a call to action for us all.

05 Special Highlight: European Union Representative Office

Uniting Europe: The Role of the EU in Stockholm

We proudly showcase the European Union’s Representative Office in Stockholm in this exclusive section. Their involvement symbolizes the solidarity and cooperation that are the foundation of the European Union. The EU Representative Office plays a vital role in strengthening connections between European nations and Sweden, embodying the spirit of unity and collaboration that defines the European community.

06 Global Collaborations and Insights

Engagement with Embassies Worldwide

In this section, we celebrate our partnerships with embassies from diverse continents. These embassies have been crucial in bridging gaps and fostering understanding between nations. Their active involvement in our programs has been invaluable, helping to create a more united and empathetic world. We express our deepest gratitude to these diplomatic missions for their support and the role they play in global cooperation.

07 Local Alliances for Global Impact

Recognizing the Contributions of Swedish Consulates

This section is dedicated to acknowledging the significant contributions of Swedish consulates from various läns. These consulates have been instrumental in our local outreach, enabling us to connect more deeply with communities within Sweden. Their participation and support have been key in promoting cultural understanding and fostering international relations at a grassroots level. We thank them for their dedication and their pivotal role in enhancing our local and global initiatives.

08 Taste the World with BBeABridge

Explore the culinary diversity and savor the flavors of different cultures.

Embark on a gastronomic journey with us. From the vibrant, rhythmic streets of Colombia to the enchanting kitchens of Japan, discover how food brings us together. Learn, cook, and taste the world’s most popular dishes as we delve into unique cooking styles, traditional recipes, and the stories behind them.

09 Rhythms of the World

Explore the Dance Heritage of Different Cultures

Journey through the diverse world of dance. From the flamenco of Spain to the Bharatanatyam of India, each dance tells a story of its people and heritage. Discover the beauty, history, and technique of dances from around the globe.

10 A Tapestry of Global Artistry

Discover and Celebrate World Art and Craft Traditions

Step into a world where each thread, brushstroke, and carved shape tells a story. Our Art and Craft Showcase brings the richness of global cultures to your screen, highlighting the beauty and diversity of traditional arts and crafts. From intricate textiles to exquisite pottery, embark on a journey of artistic discovery.

11 Understanding Migration: Facts and Figures

Objective Statistics from Statistics Sweden (SCB), The Swedish Companies Registration Office (Bolagsverket) and Swedish National Council for Crime Prevention ( BrĂĄ)

In this section, we provide accurate and current immigration statistics. Our aim is to offer a clear and factual understanding of migration patterns, trends, and policies in Sweden, helping to inform and educate our community.

Swedish Industry Breakdown: Inflows and Comparative Outflows

Delve into an intricate analysis of Sweden’s economic inflows with our collection of 12 detailed charts, each representing a major industry and its respective sub-industries, totaling around 79 segments. These charts illustrate the turnover for each sector and sub-sector, offering a comprehensive view of the financial inflows into the Swedish economy. The data is meticulously organized to highlight the dominant economic contributors and their varying scales. In a subsequent comparison, we juxtapose these inflows against the outflows represented by remittances sent abroad by immigrants. This stark contrast not only underscores the robustness of the Swedish economy but also puts into perspective the scale of remittances in relation to the nation’s vast economic activities.

Sweden’s Demographic and Labor Market Overview

Explore the current demographic landscape and labor dynamics of Sweden. This section provides insightful charts and data on the country’s population, labor force distribution, employment trends, and the origins of its citizens. Delve into the details of the Swedish and non-Swedish background labor forces, understand the intricacies of employment status, and get a glimpse of the diverse immigrant populations from different continents. A comprehensive snapshot of Sweden’s demographic and economic fabric, perfect for understanding the nation’s workforce diversity and demographic structure.

Sweden’s Labor Force and Crime Statistics: A Detailed Overview

Venture into an in-depth exploration of Sweden’s labor dynamics and crime landscape from 2022 (2023 will be published in the end of 2024). Our section presents a series of informative charts, beginning with a breakdown of the non-labor force versus the labor force, characterized by age and pension status. The focus then shifts to a comprehensive analysis of crime, including categories like theft, property damage, and drug-related offenses, along with a percentage breakdown of each type. Delve deeper into crimes against people, including homicides, shootings, and various forms of abuse, offering a detailed view of societal challenges. Additionally, this section provides insights into the law enforcement landscape, showcasing the number of police officers and the sentencing patterns for both Swedish and non-Swedish citizens. This segment is a valuable resource for understanding the intricate interplay between workforce demographics and crime trends in Sweden.

12 Our Journey, Our Mission

Uniting Cultures, Building Bridges

BBeABridge was born from a vision to create a world where cultural diversity is celebrated and embraced. Our journey has been filled with inspiring events, enriching podcasts, and countless moments of cross-cultural connections. Learn more about who we are, what we stand for, and how we’ve been making a difference.

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